» Trotman proving his worth
In the NFL Draft, the last player picked is known as “Mr. Irrelevant” and that selection comes with a small amount of fanfare.
There is no such attention paid to the equivalent last choice of the NHL Entry Draft, but if Boston Bruins prospect Zach Trotman has anything to say about it, he’ll buck the long odds to make an impact on the big club one day.
» Tale of the Tape: Bruins vs. Canadiens
Here’s the Tale of the Tape for tonight’s game between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens:
Please note that, due to a variety of injuries and today’s suspension of Milan Lucic, odds are high that the lineup located below will not pan out.
» Gameday Blog: Bruins vs. Jets
Unless the Bruins can tally in the third period, the Bruins point streak may be nearing its end.
Winnipeg still leads 1-0 through forty minutes of play, but it wasn’t from a lack of effort or chances for Boston.
» Gameday Blog: Bruins vs. Penguins
As Jack Edwards noted during the broadcast, it’s the Tim Thomas Show in Pittsburgh. But before we get to the netminder’s heroics, let’s cover Boston’s two tallies in the second period.